Management Development Programme for the Seafood Industry

Apply to join BIM’s Propel Management Development Programme run in partnership with Grant Thornton

Our management development programme provides a platform to develop and support industry management. 

Is this training for me?

The programme is targeted at senior management within the Irish seafood industry.

Programme Aims

The programme aims to give you the tools to create and maintain a stable, sustainable and profitable business.

Programme Structure

This programme offers a holistic approach to the development of individuals and companies, achieved through a range of supports, education programmes, and advice with group workshops to facilitate peer learning around key challenges facing the industry.‌‌‌

Each participant on the Propel programme will benefit from a Business Diagnostic Session with BIM and its strategic partner Grant Thornton.

Following the diagnostic review each participant will receive a bespoke report detailing areas where they can enhance their performance across four main areas:

  • People
  • Processes
  • Systems
  • Environment

Core areas examined in the programme:

  1. Finance Transformation
  2. Operational Excellence
  3. Strategic Support
  4. Skills Development

Get further information in the programme brochure (pdf 758Kb)  

How do I apply?

  1. Launch the application form (pdf 657Kb)  
  2. Save a copy locally on your computer
  3. Email the completed form to
  4. Applications are assessed by our team and a shortlist is compiled
  5. Shortlisted companies may be called for interview prior to being accepted on the programme.

Contact us

Email your questions to

Application Deadline

Deadline: 13 September 2019

Application Form

Download the application form (pdf 657Kb) 

Contact Us

Contact Pat O’Leary on (0)1 2144 214 or email